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GODSMACK Talk With CNN: Video Available

CNN's Douglas Hyde caught up with GODSMACK frontman Sully Erna and drummer Shannon Larkin to talk about the group's latest disc, "IV", and how both have stopped smoking. Watch the segment here. "IV" has sold 449,000 copies in the United States since its April 25 release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The band kicked ...

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SHINEDOWN Confirmed As Opening Band On GODSMACK/ROB ZOMBIE Tour

Jacksonville, Florida's SHINEDOWN has been confirmed as the opening act on the upcoming GODSMACK/ROB ZOMBIE U.S. co-headlining tour. The trek is a two-month alliance starting in Dallas, TX at the Smirnoff Music Center and ending October 1 in Concord, CA at the Chronicle Pavilion. GODSMACK has teamed with I Love All Access to offer special ...

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ROB ZOMBIE, MÖTLEY CRÜE, DEFTONES Concert Attendance Figures Revealed

The following are a few select recent heavy metal/hard rock concert attendance figures, as reported by Billboard magazine: Artist/Event: ROB ZOMBIE, LACUNA COIL Venue: The Fillmore City/State: Denver, Colo. Date: April 17, 2006 Gross Sales: $125,231 Attendance: 3,700 Capacity: 3,700 Artist/Event: ROB ZOMBIE, LACUNA COIL, BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE Venue: Memorial Hall City/State: Hutchinson, Kan. ...

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NAKED BEGGARS Involved In Vehicular Accident

At about 1:00 a.m. CST on Thursday (March 16), NAKED BEGGARS — the band featuring Eric Brittingham and Jeff LaBar of CINDERELLA — were enroute to Hudson, WI for an upcoming show when the vehicle they were traveling in lost control on what is suspect to have been a patch of black ice and ran ...

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NAKED BEGGARS: Tour Dates Announced

NAKED BEGGARS, the band featuring CINDERELLA members Eric Brittingham (bass) and Jeff LaBar (guitar), are continuing to tour in support of their recently issued second album, "Spit It Out". According to a press release, "This rock/blues-based CD is reviewed as being one of the best rock albums thus far of 2006, giving VELVET REVOLVER and ...

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NAKED BEGGARS: CINDERELLA Side Project Announces More Tour Dates

NAKED BEGGARS, the band featuring CINDERELLA members Eric Brittingham (bass) and Jeff LaBar (guitar), are continuing to tour in support of their recently issued second album, "Spit It Out". According to a press release, "This rock/blues-based CD is reviewed as being one of the best rock albums thus far of 2006, giving VELVET REVOLVER and ...

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FOZZY Frontman Signs Deal To Write Memoir

Former WWE champion and FOZZY lead singer Chris Jericho has just signed a book deal to write his memoir, according to MTV.com. The book, called "A Lion's Tale", will focus on his formative years in the wrestling business. FOZZY's third album, "All That Remains", was released in January 2005 via SPV Records. A video for ...

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Avarice and Absolution - REVERY

Read no further unless you're a fan of radio rock. Virginia's REVERY may have a name that looks like something a gum-cracking stripper would name her illegitimate daughter, but they've stepped onto the national stage with a debut that's frighteningly good at what it does. What it does is ear-friendly truck rock that follows closely ...

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FOZZY: U.K. Dates Announced

FOZZY, the band featuring vocalist Chris Jericho (of WWE wrestling fame) and members of STUCK MOJO, have lined up the following U.K. tour dates during January/February: Jan. 28 - Head Charge @ Barfly - Birmingham, UK Jan. 29 - Barfly - Liverpool, UK Jan. 30 - Rock City - Nottingham, UK Jan. 31 - Lemon ...

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SEETHER Frontman Calls AUDIOSLAVE Tour 'Fun Experience'

Launch Radio Networks reports: SEETHER warmed up for AUDIOSLAVE for the last time Saturday night (November 19) in Las Vegas, Nevada, as the latter band's headlining North American tour came to a close. SEETHER singer and guitarist Shaun Morgan told Launch that opening for AUDIOSLAVE has been an amazing experience. "Being on the road with ...

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SEETHER Frontman Stunned To Duet With AUDIOSLAVE Singer

Launch Radio Networks reports: SEETHER is nearing the end of its run as opening act on AUDIOSLAVE's North American tour, and frontman Shaun Morgan told Launch that AUDIOSLAVE singer Chris Cornell recently helped create one memory that will stay with Morgan for a long time. "About a week ago, Chris asked if I would do ...

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FOZZY: North American Tour Dates Announced

FOZZY, the band featuring vocalist Chris Jericho (of WWE wrestling fame) and members of STUCK MOJO, have lined up the following North American tour dates during November/December: Nov. 14 - Ottawa, ON @ Barrymore’s Music Hall Nov. 15 - Hamilton, ON @ The Underground Nov. 16 - Montreal, PQ @ Club Soda Nov. 17 - ...

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ALLELE Announce Track Listing For Debut Album

Jacksonville's ALLELE, the new project featuring former COLD guitarist Kelly Hayes and former OTEP guitarist Lane Maverick, has finalized the track listing for the upcoming Ben Schigel-produced (CHIMAIRA, BREAKING POINT) CD, "Point of Origin", which hits stores October 25 through Corporate Punishment/Navarre. It is as follows: 01. Fake (2:54) 02. A Different Someone (3:26) 03. ...

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FOZZY Frontman Schedules Montreal Signing Session

FOZZY frontman/WWE wrestler Chris Jericho will be signing autographs at the HMV Megastore (1020 Rue Ste. Catherine Ouest) in Montreal this Monday, August 15 at 12:00 p.m. As previously reported, FOZZY, which features Jericho alongside members of STUCK MOJO, will be touring Australia in September. FOZZY's third album, "All That Remains", was released in January ...

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QUEEN + PAUL RODGERS Announce U.S. Dates

Legendary rock icons Brian May and Roger Taylor of QUEEN, and Paul Rodgers of BAD COMPANY and FREE, just off a sold-out, 32-date arena tour of Europe under the banner of QUEEN + PAUL RODGERS, are headed for the U.S. later this year. They will bring their acclaimed show to the U.S. for two rare ...

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FOZZY To Tour Australia In September

FOZZY, the band featuring vocalist Chris Jericho (of WWE wrestling fame) and members of STUCK MOJO, will be touring Australia in September. Confirmed dates are as follows: Sep 05 - The Corner Hotel - Melbourne Sep. 07 - Fowler’s Live - Adelaide (All Ages Show) Sep. 09 - The Gaelic Club - Sydney Sep. 10 ...

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IOMMI/HUGHES Tour 'Not Likely To Happen' Before November

Legendary bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes' (DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH) official web site has beeen updated with the following message: "The day after the Arrow Classic Rock show on June 11th, Glenn, Chad Smith, JJ Marsh and Kjell Haraldson will play a show in Zoetermeer, Holland. This show (Sunday, June 12th) will be a full and original ...

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New IOMMI/HUGHES CD To Surface In June

Sanctuary Records has reportedly set a June 28 release date for the new collaboration between BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi and legendary vocalist/bassist Glenn Hughes (ex-DEEP PURPLE, BLACK SABBATH). Aided by drummer Kenny Aronoff (ex-JOHN MELLENCAMP), the duo have cut 13 tracks, all produced by Bob Marlette, who worked on Tony's first solo album ("Iommi") ...

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FOZZY Frontman Schedules CD-Signing Session In Australia

FOZZY frontman Chris Jericho (of WWE wrestling fame) will be conducting a CD-signing session at Utopia Records in George St Sydney, Australia on Saturday, April 9. This will take place at 1:00 p.m. prior to the WWE event in Sydney. FOZZY's third album, "All That Remains", was released in January via SPV Records. A video ...

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FOZZY To Open For MOTÖRHEAD In L.A.

FOZZY, the band featuring vocalist Chris Jericho (of WWE wrestling fame) and members of STUCK MOJO, have been confirmed to open for MOTÖRHEAD at their 30th anniversary show on Friday, April 1 at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, California. CORROSION OF CONFORMITY and ZEKE will also be on the bill. FOZZY's third album, "All ...

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